Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Citrix products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Citrix over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Citrix Systems.

Citrix
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 44 41
Rank change year-on-year -14 -3 +18
Contract jobs citing Citrix 18 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.08% 2.99% 3.35%
As % of the Vendors category 4.49% 7.36% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 10
Cardiff median daily rate £383 £383 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -19.47% +111.11%
10th Percentile £288 £304 £206
90th Percentile £463 £432 £506
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £463
% change year-on-year - -18.92% +117.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.50 £11.17 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.76% - -37.94%
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £11.17 £11.17
% change year-on-year +38.76% - -30.19%

Citrix is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cardiff.

All Vendors
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 401 258 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 46.41% 40.57% 41.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 174 168
Cardiff median daily rate £413 £354 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.61% -5.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £286 £183 £176
90th Percentile £650 £475 £550
South Wales median daily rate £425 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +17.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 21
Cardiff median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.81% +32.14% -22.22%
10th Percentile £10.58 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £93.63 £23.51 £21.50
South Wales median hourly rate £12.25 £13.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.91% -1.79% -31.71%

Citrix
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Citrix as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Citrix in Cardiff

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Citrix in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Citrix in Cardiff

Citrix
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Citrix in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Citrix in Cardiff

Citrix
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Citrix in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Citrix in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Citrix also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Citrix.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 11 (61.11%) VMware
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
4 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) XenApp
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 5 (27.78%) Palo Alto
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
8 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
8 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) SQL
8 3 (16.67%) VoIP
8 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (16.67%) SCCM
8 3 (16.67%) SCOM
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
9 2 (11.11%) Veeam
9 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (11.11%) Information Security

Citrix
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) VoIP
3 1 (5.56%) LAN
3 1 (5.56%) VPN
3 1 (5.56%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Refactoring
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) XenApp
3 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
1 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Palo Alto
4 2 (11.11%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp